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Bergen Community College

Paramus, NJ 2-Year Public
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About Bergen Community College

Bergen Community College Overview

Bergen Community College is a public country school in the suburban setting of Paramus, New Jersey. Bergen Community College was founded in 1965 and now enrolls around 16,469 students a year, including 16,469 undergrads.

Student Activities at Bergen Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Bergen Community College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Bergen Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Bergen Community College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Bergen Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Bergen Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Bergen Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $7,368
Out-of-State $7,752

Is Bergen Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Bergen Community College offers and if the school seems like the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bergen Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Bergen Community College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Bergen Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Bergen Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Bergen Community College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Bergen Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Bergen Community College.

Based on this information, is Bergen Community College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Bergen Community College a good school for you?

If Bergen Community College seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.


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Where is Bergen Community College?

Bergen Community College is located in the suburban setting of Paramus, New Jersey, in the suburbs of New York City.

If you would like to see Bergen Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Garden State Parkway to Paramus, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Bergen Community College and Paramus are like without leaving home.

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College Info

400 Paramus Road Paramus, NJ 07652-1595

Campus Setting: Suburban

Bergen Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bergen Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bergen Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bergen Community College ACT Scores

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Bergen Community College SAT Scores

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Bergen Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$8,281

In State

$8,659

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,224
$7,602
Fees
$1,057
$1,057
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

16,469

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,281

Out-of-State

$8,659

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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